This Virtual Race allows you to collect the Year of Dorothy Medal and Bib if you missed the 2018 race. This is a Re-Run opportunity since the current 2019 race is the Year of the Scarecrow.
Get a great MEDAL & BIB, commit to a healthy lifestyle, capture your memories without the hassle of driving or flying to a race. This virtual challenge will help you get out, move and empower yourself, which can all be accomplished at any location.
Packets to be mailed out after May 1, 2019.
Re-Run Virtual Race Info
Registration closes April 1, 2019
$65 per person
When you register go run or walk any distance over any period of time.
Post on your social media accounts that you will be participating to earn a medal. Share the original social media posts, or the registration system will let your post that you registered.
When your package is delivered post a photo of you with your MEDAL & BIB on any of your social media platforms to complete your race.
Use the hashtags #OzRun and #GarminVirtual when you post on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Periscope, Tumblr, Vine, Google+, or Pinterest.
How does it work?
- First register and pay for the re-run virtual race!
- Go run or walk outside, or on a treadmill the distance you registered for over any period of time.
- You can even run a different race of any distance.
- You do not need to submit any of your miles or routes online. JUST SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA!
- Your medal & bib will be mailed to you through USPS after May 1, 2019.
- Post a photo of you with your medal and share your experience on any social media platforms with these two hashtags in the post: #OzRun and #GarminVirtual
A $3 to $4 Service Fee for each participant will be added at online checkout.
*The Garmin Marathon is Managed by the Olathe Chamber of Commerce. The Garmin Marathon (formerly the “Olathe Marathon” and “Oz Marathon”) is title sponsored by Garmin International and Garmin International does not organize nor manage any events related to the Garmin Marathon or Virtual Race. This promotion is being conducted by the Olathe Chamber of Commerce, not Garmin International, entry in the virtual race is with the Olathe Chamber of Commerce, not Garmin International, and any recourse would have to be with the Olathe Chamber of Commerce. The use of the film images for medals legally do not hold harmless Garmin International.
More detailed reasons include:
- The chance to get the medal from the Garmin Marathon if you can’t make it.
- Be a part of a community of runners without travelling.
- Share your story with other, and start running or walking more.
We cannot offer refunds, transfers, or deferrals. Make sure that you are good to go when you sign up! All sales are 100% final.